What is cancer?
A disease in which abnormal cells divide uncontrollably and destroy body tissue.
What can cause Breast Cancer?
Personal choice risks
-exposing skin to strong sunlight
Risks not related to personal choice
-mutations inherited from a parent-dense breast tissue
Symptoms of Breast Cancer
Symptoms of breast cancer include a lump in the breast, bloody discharge from the nipple, and changes in the shape or texture of the nipple or breast.
Breast Cancer Treatments
Treatment depends on the stage of cancer. It may consist of chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery.
Breast Cancer Survival By Stage
Stage, 5-year Relative